Calvert Hall's football team is fully recovered from an injury-riddled 2013 season.
The Cardinals proved as much in Friday night's 35-24 win over No. 3 Franklin, the defending state Class 3A champion that returned 18 starters.
After Calvert Hall won last year's inaugural meeting between the schools, 24-14, the Indians were determined to take their first win over a Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference team, but the Cardinals scored 15 points in the final 6:55 — a safety and rushing touchdowns by Tim Smith and Kevin Thomas — to put the game away.
"I was just proud of our kids' effort," Calvert...